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P. Barry Butler
111 Jessup Hall
Joined the College of Engineering:
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1984.
M.S., Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1981.
B.S., Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1979.
Special Fields of Knowledge:
Thermophysics of condensed-phase energetic materials; multiphase reactive flow; shock physics; thermodynamics of reactive processes.
Present Research Interests:
Ignition phenomena in energetic materials; real-gas thermochemical processes; reaction in supercritical water medium; detonation of gas and condensed-phase media.
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships:
Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics; Member, The Combustion Institute; American Society for Engineering Education; Society of Automotive Engineers; American Society of Mechanical Engineers; American Wind Energy Association.